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The Resource Miss Todd and her wonderful flying machine, written by Frances Poletti and Kristina Yee ; illustrations by Kristina Yee, Isona Rigau and Nick Cooke

Miss Todd and her wonderful flying machine, written by Frances Poletti and Kristina Yee ; illustrations by Kristina Yee, Isona Rigau and Nick Cooke

Label
Miss Todd and her wonderful flying machine
Title
Miss Todd and her wonderful flying machine
Statement of responsibility
written by Frances Poletti and Kristina Yee ; illustrations by Kristina Yee, Isona Rigau and Nick Cooke
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"[T]he real life story of Miss Lily Todd the first woman in the world to build and design an airplane. The story is set at the turn of the century when the world is awakening to the possibilities of the flying machine. One young woman, Miss Lily Todd, is inspired and she'll do whatever it takes to fly. But oh, no, no, no! At a time when becoming sky-born is already a challenge, Lily has more than gravity holding her down. Will she fly?"--Amazon.com
Summary
Based on the life of the first woman to design and build an airplane, a fictionalized account shares the struggles Lilly Todd faced during the early twentieth century and how philanthropist Olivia Sage helped her to succeed
Tone
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10444935
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Poletti, Frances
Dewey number
629.13
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 0
  • 3
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Yee, Kristina
  • Rigau, Isona
  • Cooke, Nick
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Todd, Lilian E
  • Todd, Lilian E
  • Airplanes
  • Women air pilots
  • Air pilots
  • Airplanes
  • Women air pilots
  • Air pilots
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Miss Todd and her wonderful flying machine, written by Frances Poletti and Kristina Yee ; illustrations by Kristina Yee, Isona Rigau and Nick Cooke
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1486224
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781938298769
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014959334
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781938298769
  • (OCoLC)902831444
Label
Miss Todd and her wonderful flying machine, written by Frances Poletti and Kristina Yee ; illustrations by Kristina Yee, Isona Rigau and Nick Cooke
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1486224
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781938298769
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014959334
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781938298769
  • (OCoLC)902831444

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